Understanding Behavioral BIA$: A Guide to Improving Financial Decision-Making


This book describes the biases most relevant to investing, includes background on how biases develop, and offers practical strategies to help you to improve your performance. The authors offer a guide to categorizing biases based on cutting-edge brain science, which will enable readers to implement best practices that guard against whole sets of biases.
Emphasis is placed on the practical implications of financial decision-making and the authors provide a scientific basis for adjusting investing practices to avoid common cognitive traps.


About the Author(s)

Daniel C. Krawczyk

Daniel C Krawczyk, PhD, is professor of behavioral and brain sciences and holds the Francis Chair at The University of Texas at Dallas. He authored the book Reasoning:The Neuro…

George H. Baxter

George H Baxter, JD, CFA has been a professional strategic gamer, practicing corporate lawyer, and hedge fund portfolio manager. He is currently the CEO and portfolio manager at Sabrepoin…

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November 20, 2019





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